Director of Software Engineering

Tampa, FL

We are looking for a seasoned hands-on engineering leader who will lead a product group that focused on detection and protection of transient media in edge computing environment. This is an exciting opportunity to re-engineer the market leading product from the ground up and move the product for hyper growth. The Director of Engineering will work across software and hardware, and develop deep partnerships with our UX designers, product managers, and subject matter experts to deliver products for critical infrastructure sector. You will have an opportunity to build a new team and work with both local and remote engineering teams around the world, visiting our remote offices on a minimum, annual basis.

What You Will Be Doing

  • Drive the execution and delivery of engineering goals by collaborating with many cross functional teams, architects, and product managers; Drive technology roadmap.
  • Build a new local team and expand in our global locations.
  • Being part of overall architecture and key components design for the current and future framework.
  • Proactively communicate issues and resolve escalations with customer-facing teams like support and sales.
  • Fostering a learning culture that optimizes for speed and agility while obsessing about the consumer.
  • Partner with PM team to align with objectives, priorities, and risks.
  • Keep up-to-date with modern development technologies and methodologies.
  • Empowering the product engineering team to be self-sufficient and disciplined.
  • Motivate the product team to go above and beyond with continuous delivery and innovation.
  • Execute and update the career path development for engineering team members, working with HR department.

What We Need from You

  • 6+ years’ experience leading an engineering organization, software development experience is preferred.
  • Ability to initiate design and implement new product lines end to end.
  • Proven experience with implementing software engineering industry best practices and SDLC, including coding standards, code reviews, SCM, CI, build processes, testing, and operations.
  • Ability to mentor engineers and help them with career growth.
  • Experience in growing the engineer team with multi-national cultures.
  • Outstanding communication skills with the ability to present complex issues to a wide range of audiences including executives, partners/vendors, internal teams, and external audiences.
  • Experience with agile development, rapid release cycles and supporting customer-oriented solutions.
  • Proven track record working with cross functional teams and coordinating effort in a distributed environment .
  • Strong organizational and time management skills.

It Would Be Nice If You Had

  • Experience with full stack server-side development and microservice structures.
  • Cyber security domain experience, including file security, device security, network security etc.
  • Hardware and network engineering experiences.
  • Cloud engineering experiences including but not limited to AWS, Google Cloud.

Interested in this position?

To apply for this position, please send your resume and cover letter to us via JobScore. Special consideration will be given to those candidates whose cover letter indicates that they have viewed our website. Please, no drop-ins, calls or faxes.